This glorious 4-bedroom 6,329 square foot duplex penthouse on Gramercy Park, with 1,889 square feet of private terraces, designed by world renowned architect Robert A.M. Stern, is the pinnacle of style, sophistication and elegance. With 63 multi-paned windows and four sweeping exposures, this one-of-a-kind penthouse is masterfully outfitted with rift and quarter sawn white oak hardwood floors, soaring beamed ceilings, a gas fireplace, four large, sun-kissed terraces with dramatic city and park views, a private outdoor swimming pool, and an outdoor hot tub. A key-locked elevator opens directly into your impressive foyer and grand entrance gallery, which gracefully flows into your massive entertaining rooms. There is a 40-foot living room with sunny north, east and west exposures and stunning views of Gramercy Park. An adjacent windowed library/ cocktail lounge and an inviting, windowed dining room with south and east exposures complete the picture. The luxurious, windowed, eat-in chef's kitchen gives you north, south and east exposures, and features elegant hand-painted cabinetry by Smallbone of Devizes, top-of-the-line LeFroy Brooks fixtures, Wolf ovens, a Sub-Zero refrigerator, and a Miele dishwasher. A convenient staff room with an en-suite bath is located behind the kitchen and there are three additional sun-drenched bedrooms, all with luxurious, en-suite marble bathrooms on this floor.
The sprawling upper level, accessed by either the grand central staircase or via elevator, offers a cheerful great room with north, east and west exposures, a cozy gas fireplace, and a massive wrap-around terrace facing Gramercy Park with incomparable views. Next to the great room is a convenient wet bar for entertaining, complete with a sink, refrigerator and dishwasher, a stylish, windowed powder room, and a private sun deck with a heated infinity pool. The primary suite offers two spacious, sun-kissed terraces, one with a hot tub, sun-bathed south, east and west exposures with expansive views, and a sparkling spa-like primary bathroom with heated floors, a steam shower, and a free-standing cast iron bathtub. Luxurious details fill the home such as herringbone floors, polished marble windowsills, Lutron lighting, central heat and air conditioning with separate temperature zones for each room, and wiring for electric shades.
18 Gramercy Park South is a Georgian Revival style luxury condominium built in 1927 and was respectfully reimagined by the team behind Fifteen Central Park West - Zeckendorf Development, Global Holdings, and Robert A.M. Stern Architects in 2013. The building consists of 16 homes on 18 floors, and owners enjoy five-star amenities including a full-time resident manager, 24-hour doorman, full-time concierge and staff of porters, two roof terraces, a club room, and a spa and fitness center managed by the Wright Fit.